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Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

Im in california

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Im just trying to seek some answer involving my place of employment

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Just to know if what my employer did was legal for them to not notify me that they no longer have a position for me after returning from short term disability

Submitted: 27 days ago.Category: Legal
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Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 27 days ago

SOrry...what do you mean "no cost"...there is a cost associated with this service...are you not willing to pay that cost?

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Customer reply replied 27 days ago
im just trying to get legal advice, and if there is a cost to get an answer, i've not done this before, im just trying to get clarity on an issue i have with my employer so that is why i asked if there a cost for just Q&A
Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 27 days ago

There is a cost

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Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 27 days ago

If the cost is not clearly stated, I urge you to contact customer service to sort this out...when you are ready to proceed, let me know

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